Rome Trastevere & the Jewish Ghetto View full size

Rome Trastevere & the Jewish Ghetto

For a real insight into Rome be sure to book this tour which explores the legends and secrets of the great city. Escape from the crowds and explore the history of ancient Rome. Stroll through the Jewish ghetto and see Senate House where Julius Caesar was

More details

21 other services in the same category:

Discover the real Rome on this great sightseeing tour. After you have seen the Colosseum and the Vatican, take a break from the crowds, escape the traffic and explore the backstreets of the historic centre that most tourists don't know exists. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the Jewish Ghetto where Roman Jewish have been living in this neighborhood for 22 centuries, giving birth to the only Jewish community to be present always in the same place before the Diaspora.

We will take you to see the Jewish Museum, The magnificent Synagogue, and the Ghetto. We'll stop at the Kosher Bakery to taste the famous Pizza Giudia, we'll have the chance to meet other Jews, who consider Ghetto as a meeting point and Trastevere area, starting from Largo Argentina and the Senate House where Julius Caesar was murdered, finishing at Campo de' Fiori,(a market in one of the most beautiful squares of Rome)once the site of executions during the Inquisition, one of today's most lively piazzas then to palazzo Spada to see the illusory prospective by Borromini, then we'll stop in Piazza Navona, the elliptical square, jewel of Baroque art, with the Fountain of the Rivers by Bernini, then the Pantheon from the inside, Caravaggio's paintings in the church of Sain Luigi de Francesi, the amazing Frescos of Saint Ignazio (with the flat dome, another illusion) . On this tour you will get a chance to see the hidden ancient city below the modern street level, and as Rome was not built in a day, a little bit of each time period in between, from Medieval to Renaissance to Baroque. Please Note: the Synagogue is seen from the outside only.

Highlights:

  • Charming neighborhoods
  • Colosseum and the Vatican
  • Largo Argentina and the Senate House
  • Campo de' Fiori
 
Please note:
The Synagogue is seen from the outside only.
Inclusions:
Licensed Tour Guide, vehicle, English speaking driver guide, tax, road tolls,fuel 
 

Exclusions:

Approximate duration:
4 hours
  • Duration (hours) 4

Write your review

Rome Trastevere & the Jewish Ghetto

Rome Trastevere & the Jewish Ghetto

For a real insight into Rome be sure to book this tour which explores the legends and secrets of the great city. Escape from the crowds and explore the history of ancient Rome. Stroll through the Jewish ghetto and see Senate House where Julius Caesar was

Write your review

Max 8 Small group Shared Tours
My Italy Concierge


Newsletter